• Newcastle have lost three Barclays Premier League games in a row. They've never lost four in a row in the competition.
  • West Ham have won just one of their last 14 away games in the Barclays Premier League (W1 D3 L10).
  • The Hammers were the only side that managed to keep a clean sheet both home and away against Newcastle United in the Premier League last season.
  • Newcastle have suffered just one defeat in their last 10 Premier League home games against West Ham (W5 D4), but this defeat came last season; 0-1 at St James Park.
  • Kevin Nolan has scored in three of the last four Premier League encounters between these two sides, although two of those goals came for Newcastle United.
  • West Ham were the only team not to win consecutive Barclays Premier League games last season. They have a chance to do this at the first opportunity in 2013/14.
  • After creating the most chances without an assist in the Premier League last term (46), Matt Jarvis assisted Joe Cole's goal with his first chance created in 2013/14.
  • Newcastle have been given five Premier League red cards since the start of last season, only Arsenal (6) have more in this period.
  • The Magpies have been given three red cards in their last five Premier League matches.
  • Since the start of 2012, Newcastle have won five of their seven Premier League home games against sides from London (L2).
  • Newcastle have lost three Barclays Premier League games in a row. They've never lost four in a row in the competition.
  • West Ham have won just one of their last 14 away games in the Barclays Premier League (W1 D3 L10).
  • The Hammers were the only side that managed to keep a clean sheet both home and away against Newcastle United in the Premier League last season.
  • Newcastle have suffered just one defeat in their last 10 Premier League home games against West Ham (W5 D4), but this defeat came last season; 0-1 at St James Park.
  • Kevin Nolan has scored in three of the last four Premier League encounters between these two sides, although two of those goals came for Newcastle United.
  • West Ham were the only team not to win consecutive Barclays Premier League games last season. They have a chance to do this at the first opportunity in 2013/14.
  • After creating the most chances without an assist in the Premier League last term (46), Matt Jarvis assisted Joe Cole's goal with his first chance created in 2013/14.
  • Newcastle have been given five Premier League red cards since the start of last season, only Arsenal (6) have more in this period.
  • The Magpies have been given three red cards in their last five Premier League matches.
  • Since the start of 2012, Newcastle have won five of their seven Premier League home games against sides from London (L2).